Ethiopia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Ethiopia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2022 is 31.019 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.6% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2021 was 32.514 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.4% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2020 was 34.010 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.21% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2019 was 35.505 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.04% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2022 Infant Mortality Rate
Central African Republic 73.237
Sierra Leone 72.253
Chad 68.614
Somalia 64.097
South Sudan 59.737
Mali 58.923
Benin 55.533
Guinea-Bissau 51.693
Comoros 49.591
Haiti 49.246
Liberia 48.317
Burkina Faso 46.914
Mozambique 46.718
Guinea 46.216
Afghanistan 46.032
Togo 44.465
Yemen 42.245
Niger 40.686
Uganda 40.564
Gambia 39.508
Burundi 37.877
Tanzania 35.576
Zimbabwe 35.025
Malawi 34.327
Ethiopia 31.019
Eritrea 28.570
Senegal 27.673
Tajikistan 25.208
Nepal 24.287
Madagascar 24.212
Rwanda 23.889
Ethiopia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 31.019 -4.600%
2021 32.514 -4.400%
2020 34.010 -4.210%
2019 35.505 -4.040%
2018 37.000 -4.540%
2017 38.759 -4.340%
2016 40.517 -4.160%
2015 42.276 -3.990%
2014 44.034 -3.840%
2013 45.793 -5.770%
2012 48.599 -5.460%
2011 51.404 -5.180%
2010 54.210 -4.920%
2009 57.015 -4.690%
2008 59.821 -5.700%
2007 63.437 -5.390%
2006 67.053 -5.120%
2005 70.668 -4.870%
2004 74.284 -4.640%
2003 77.900 -4.580%
2002 81.642 -4.380%
2001 85.385 -4.200%
2000 89.127 -4.030%
1999 92.870 -3.870%
1998 96.612 -3.470%
1997 100.089 -3.360%
1996 103.566 -3.250%
1995 107.044 -3.150%
1994 110.521 -3.050%
1993 113.998 -2.020%
1992 116.354 -1.980%
1991 118.710 -1.950%
1990 121.067 -1.910%
1989 123.423 -1.870%
1988 125.779 -2.210%
1987 128.615 -2.160%
1986 131.451 -2.110%
1985 134.287 -2.070%
1984 137.123 -2.030%
1983 139.959 0.500%
1982 139.265 0.500%
1981 138.572 0.500%
1980 137.878 0.510%
1979 137.185 0.510%
1978 136.491 -0.580%
1977 137.285 -0.580%
1976 138.079 -0.570%
1975 138.872 -0.570%
1974 139.666 -0.570%
1973 140.460 -1.040%
1972 141.929 -1.020%
1971 143.398 -1.010%
1970 144.867 -1.000%
1969 146.336 -0.990%
1968 147.805 -1.610%
1967 150.228 -1.590%
1966 152.651 -1.560%
1965 155.073 -1.540%
1964 157.496 -1.520%
1963 159.919 -2.590%
1962 164.174 -2.530%
1961 168.429 -2.460%
1960 172.683 -2.400%
1959 176.938 -2.350%
1958 181.193 -1.950%
1957 184.805 -1.920%
1956 188.417 -1.880%
1955 192.029 -1.850%
1954 195.641 -1.810%
1953 199.253 -1.780%
1952 202.865 -1.750%
1951 206.477 -1.720%
1950 210.089 0.000%